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First Ever Blues Festival Kicks Off in Valdosta
Lowndes County resident Janet Miller said "loving it, it's beautiful weather what could you ask better for.
Fri May 24, 2013
Department of Justice, U.S. Attorney are reviewing Kendrick Johnson case
On Friday, May 24, a confirmation has been made via a report from CNN's Victor Blackwell that the U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Georgia-- Michael Moore-- is in the process of conducting a " very deliberate review" of the Kendrick Johnson case based in Valdosta.
VHS senior wins brand new car
An academic program, geared at keeping high schoolers on track, put the 18-year-old in the drawing.
Thu May 23, 2013
Death notices for May 24
Mary Hamilton Connell, 92, of Phenix City, Ala., died Thursday, May 23, 2013 at Columbus Hospice House.
Thomasville Times Enterprise
State senators respond to closing of SWSH
Georgia state senators Dean Burke, R-Bainbridge, and Tim Golden, R-Valdosta, released the following statement Thursday regarding the closing of Southwestern State Hospital in Thomasville: "We are saddened by the news of the closure of Southwestern State Hospital in Thomasville.
Paramedic report comes to light in Kendrick Johnson case, Feds listening
On Thursday, May 23, attorneys representing Ken and Jackie Johnson, have come forth with information from a paramedic report which confirms that there were significant injuries on the body--specifically the face-- of 17 year-old Kendrick Johnson that contributed to his death in early January.
Local, national groups demand answers in Valdosta teen's death
The parents of a Valdosta teen are demanding answers in their son's death. They say the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office did not properly investigate his case.
Man Shot at Valdosta Apartments
On May 22, 2013 at approximately 1:21 a.m. hours, officers from the Valdosta Police Department responded to a noise complaint at the Grove Apartment Complex , 2201 Baytree Road.
Wed May 22, 2013
Shaun Hopper's ascent to becoming one of America's most celebrated acoustic fingerstyle guitarists didn't come easy.
WFXL-TV Fox 31
Wiregrass Valdosta Campus closed for the day due to water loss
Wiregrass officials have announced that due to a water line break, the Valdosta Campus of Wiregrass Georgia Technical College will be closed for the remainder of May 22.
The Florida Times-Union
What's Happening in Georgia
Children's programs at the library: Book Babies' Reading Program for babies 6-23 months, 9:30 a.m. Wednesdays; Toddler Time Reading Program for children age 2, 10:15 a.m.; Story Time Reading Program for children 3-5 years, 11 a.m.; Camden County Public Library, 1410 E. Georgia 40 E., Kingsland.
Mon May 20, 2013
WFXL-TV Fox 31
Valdosta man makes six figures in Fantasy 5 win
A Valdosta man is nearly $500,000 richer after playing the Georgia Lottery's Fantasy 5 on May 16th.
The Numbers Show More Georgia Job Seekers Are Finding Work
Valdosta, GA - It looks like more folks in Georgia are going back to work. The Unemployment Rate is the lowest it's been in four years.
Sun May 19, 2013
Four Riverwood Students Selected for Governor's Honors Program
Four students Riverwood International Charter School have been selected for Georgia's 2013 Governor's Honors Program - Jonah Blumenthal for Visual Arts Cailin Kellum for Chemistry, Sun Young Kim for Mathematics and Kimia Shahrokhi for Visual Arts.
Thu May 16, 2013
Gainesville City Council likes the idea of land bank authority
Saying now is the right time, Gainesville City Council appears ready to move forward with the formation of a land bank authority.
Mon May 13, 2013
UAH Softball Super Regional Schedule
UAH softball will take on the Blazers in Valdosta, Georgia, for the right to go to the Women's College World Series.
Bank failures in two states bring total bank closures in 2013 to 12
Sunrise Bank , located in Valdosta, Georgia , and Pisgah Community Bank, located in Ashville, North Carolina , were closed down by the FDIC on May 10.
Valdosta Police search for two gunmen
One man was killed during a robbery. The other victim is recovering. He says he was shot while walking down a street, but police say he's not being honest.
Death mystery of Kendrick Johnson
What's even more unimaginable for the Johnsons of Valdosta, Georgia, is how their 17-year-old son died: by suffocating after falling headfirst into a rolled-up gym mat at his high school on January 11.
Sun May 12, 2013
Valdosta Schools To Get Three New School Resource Officers
The "Valdosta City Schools" system is getting three new resource officers. Valdosta City Hall has approved the plan for the Police Department to hire them so they can go work for the school district and keep the kids safe.